Indian Ocean(Search results - 15)
India21, Jan 2020, 6:02 PM IST
How Tigersharks will add firepower to the Armed Forces in the Indian Ocean Region
China’s footprint is growing at a rapid pace in the Indian Ocean Region. This was one of the main reasons, why the Indian Air Force raised a new squadron called Tigersharks
India17, Nov 2019, 6:06 PM IST
Sri Lankan presidential elections: How will Gotabaya’s cosying-up with China affect India?
New Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapakse is seen to be closer to China, which lends heavily to Sri Lanka. India would tread cautiously as China would look to expand its naval presence in the Indian Ocean while India hates to concede space in the region.
India28, Oct 2019, 11:25 AM IST
President of Comoros wishes PM Modi, Vice President Naidu on Diwali
India's Ambassador to Comoros Abhay Kumar said that India and Comoros enjoy friendly relations and Diwali greetings from President Azali Assoumani displayed the growing warmth in the bilateral ties with this key Indian Ocean island.
India27, Apr 2019, 3:41 PM IST
Cyclone Fani intensifies, moving further north-westwards towards Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
The next six hours is crucial as the depression formed over the Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal will intensify. Fishermen in Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu have been advised not to venture into the sea.
India20, Mar 2019, 12:47 PM IST
How Indian Navy helped in rescuing people in cyclone hit Mozambique
Indian Navy ships of the first training squadron - Sujata, Sarathi and Shardul, which were operating in the southern Indian Ocean was diverted to Port Beira of Mozambique
India16, Dec 2018, 12:31 PM IST
Cyclone Phethai to hit Andhra Pradesh: Story behind naming cyclones
The tradition started with naming Cyclones arising from Atlantic Ocean with wind speeds of more than 39 miles per hour. The storm is iconsidered a hurricane in the Atlantic, a typhoon in the Pacific and a cyclone in the Indian Ocean.
India6, Nov 2018, 9:50 AM IST
Sri Lanka's political crisis: What’s there for India and China
Political turmoil in the island nation was triggered late on October 26 when Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena appointed his predecessor Mahinda Rajapaksa as Prime Minister. It was opposed by Ranil Wickremesinghe, who insists he's still in charge. The two are now set to face off in parliament in a confidence vote.
India25, Sep 2018, 6:26 PM IST
Injured Indian Navy sailor Abhilash Tomy hospitalised
Tomy, 39, and Irishman Gregor McGuckin, 32, were injured after their boats lost masts in a storm at South Indian Ocean Friday while competing in the prestigious race.
India24, Sep 2018, 1:50 PM IST
Golden Globe Race: Injured Navy commander Abhilash Tomy rescued, to be brought back by evening
Abhilash Tomy suffered a back injury on Friday after the yacht was dismasted due to extremely rough weather and sea condition in the Indian Ocean.
India23, Sep 2018, 3:14 PM IST
Indian Navy aircraft locates injured officer's capsized vessel in south Indian Ocean
Indian Naval officer Abhilash Tomy had suffered back injury on Friday after his yacht was hit by a vicious storm with 14-metre-high waves mid-way across south Indian Ocean.
India22, Sep 2018, 6:51 PM IST
Navy officer missing in Indian Ocean while participating in global boat race, rescue mission launched
The Navy said the officer, Commander Abhilash Tomy is in the south Indian Ocean, approximately 1900 nautical miles from Perth.